How many goals Messi have outside the box?

How many goals Messi have outside the box?

One of the best dribblers and finishers of all time, Messi’s extremely high conversion rate from range comes as no surprise. He has scored a whopping 61 goals from outside the box since the 2013-14 season.

Did Messi ever attend court?

Lionel Messi has broken his silence to say he will remain at Barcelona next season – but only to avoid dragging his club of 19 years through the courts. “I will never go to court against the club of my life, that’s why I am staying”, he said in an extraordinary interview with Goal.

Why is Barcelona not letting Messi go?

Since making his senior debut at Camp Nou in 2003, Messi has played 778 games for the Catalan club, scoring 672 goals. He claimed he wanted to stay at the club and had even accepted a 50 per cent salary cut to sign a new contract. But as it turned out, Barcelona couldn’t even afford a cut-price Messi.

Does Messi or Ronaldo have more goals from outside the box?

Messi has scored 586 goals with his magical left foot and 91 with his right foot. Out of these goals, 70 were from outside the box and 491 from inside the box. He has scored 90 goals from the penalty spot and missed a total of 26 penalties. Messi has scored an amazing number of 53 free kicks.

Is Messi criminal?

Messi and his father were both found guilty of tax fraud in July 2016 and were handed suspended 21-month prison sentences and the forward ordered to pay a 1.7million Euro fine. Messi believes his reputation as a one-club player ultimately dissauded clubs from making an approach.

Did Messi go to jail before?

Messi, along with his father Jorge, was found guilty of defrauding Spain of €4.1m between 2007 and 2009. His father’s 15-month sentence was replaced with a €180,000 fine. The pair had been found guilty of using tax havens in Belize and Uruguay to conceal earnings from image rights.

Is Messi going to Man City?

Man City ‘Examined’ Lionel Messi Situation – Club Stance Revealed By Sources. Manchester City will not be pursuing a move for Lionel Messi, who will leave Barcelona after 19 years at the club ahead of the new campaign, according to reports.

Why did Messi decide to leave Barcelona?

Lionel Messi has revealed the heartbreak of his decision to leave Barcelona – and why he ultimately chose to stay with the club in a world exclusive with Goal. The 33-year-old, who has spent 20 years at the Catalan club, dropped the bombshell news on Barcelona in late August that he intended to leave on a free transfer.

Is Valverde nervous about Messi taking penalties?

“No, no, I’m not particularly nervous. I was convinced he was going to score both,” Valverde replied when asked if he was nervous about Messi taking penalties.

Why did Lionel Messi retire from football?

Messi missed his penalty in the shootout after a 0-0 draw which meant that he suffered his third consecutive defeat in the final of a major international tournament. The striker was so traumatised by his penalty miss and his inability to deliver for his national team that he made the decision to retire from Argentina,…

Did Bartomeu renege on promise Messi could leave Barcelona?

However, that ambition to accept a new challenge was thwarted by Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu, whom Messi claims reneged on a promise he could leave at the end of 2019-20. “I thought and was sure that I was free to leave, the president always said that at the end of the season I could decide if I stayed or not,” he said.